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- Intra-Unit Patient Transports: Time, Motion, and Cost Impact On Hospital Efficiency. Hendrich, Ann L.; Lee, Nelson // Nursing Economic$;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p157
The article presents a study on the intra-hospital patient transfer. The study analyzes the process, time, personnel and cost of the transport procedure. Intrahospital transfer also causes confusion and significant stress on patients and families. Careful consideration for the three primary...
- Hospital-Physician Relations. Branz, Kay A. // Healthcare Executive;Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p4
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Deborah Popely regarding the increasing interdependence of hospitals and physicians, and another by Susan Birk which describes the innovative structure under consideration by Southwestern Vermont Health Care.
- Personal View. West, Jean // British Medical Journal;8/21/1976, Vol. 2 Issue 6033, p469
Focuses on the value of medical care. Importance of well-trained medical staff; Source of human warmth and affection; Influences of medical care.
- ALASKA'S UNSUNG HEROES: MEDEVAC TRANSPORT CREWS DAILY FIGHT BAD WEATHER, TIME TO SAVE LIVES. Morgan, Barbara // Alaska Business Monthly;Dec2002, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p14
Looks into the heroic deeds of the medical transport crews in delivering medical care to the community in Alaska. Sets of standards for medical transport companies; Operations of air medical programs; Affiliation of the medical care with hospital groups.
- Performance indicator packs flawed. Woodbrofe, Caroline // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/25/91, Vol. 302 Issue 6787, p1232
Examines the performance of health service indicators all health authorities in England. Distribution of districts in terms of the percentage of terminations; Terminations by source of funding and region of residence; Reduction on the proportion of women in obtaining free treatment.
- Edit a staff round. Winter, Robert // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/16/91, Vol. 303 Issue 6812, p1258
Focuses on the establishment of a forum for clinical, teaching and criticisms for hospital medical staffs in London, England. Use of antibiotics in treating hypergastrinemia; Importance of staff round in the establishment forum for clinical ideas; Guidelines for health service planning to...
- Will staff really speak up if needed? // Healthcare Risk Management;Feb2008, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p19
The article reports on the request made by health care community urging staff and patients to speak up when necessary to protect patients' safety in the U.S. INSET: Nurses have a long history of speaking up.
- Medical staffing in community hospitals. Hewett, D.J. // British Medical Journal;3/10/1979, Vol. 1 Issue 6164, p700
Examines the medical staffing in community hospitals. Identification of possible facilities for a typical hospital; Use of hospital practitioner grades for staffing needs; Patterns of care to develop particularly in the domiciliary aspects.
- Registrars in the 1980s. // British Medical Journal;5/19/1979, Vol. 1 Issue 6174, p1299
Focuses on the training performance and problems of medical staff in Great Britain. Impact of career structure in academic medicine on medical staff system; Costs of replacement of registrars by consultants; Introduction of training grade in registrar level.